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Thursday, August 23rd, 2012
Machine operating near intake pipe
By Nancy Allen
GRAND LAKE - A report showing whether a new machine installed in Grand Lake on Wednesday is killing toxic blue-green algae should be completed in October.
The Kria ionizer, located near the Celina Water Treatment Plant intake pipe off U.S. 127, will be tested for three weeks. No local money is being spent; the owner of the machine is funding the pilot study. [More]
By Amy Kronenberger
A Celina man pleaded no contest and was sentenced to a $300 fine and court costs in Celina Municipal Court last week after a charge of vehicular homicide was reduced to a right of way violation.
Darren G. Porter, 39, 1407 Queensbury Drive, Celina, initially was charged with a rearview mirror violation and vehicular homicide after reportedly causing a fatal crash on Aug. 16, 2011. [More]
Minster native directs film action scenes
By William Kincaid
Minster native Deanna Tangeman Roseen began dance lessons when she was 3 years old but never developed the kind of grace her older sister Becky possessed.
While studying at Point Park University in Pittsburgh, renowned for its performing arts programs, Roseen, the daughter of Mike and Lori Tangeman, enrolled in a stage combat course where she fell in love with an art she says is not that different from dancing. [More]
Obituaries on August 23rd, 2012
Robert W. Cardy, 75, formerly of Reading, Pa., died Aug. 21, 2012, at his home in Fort Wayne, Ind. [More]
Rex Laffin, 60, formerly of St. Marys, died July 14, 2012, in Naples Fla.
He was born Nov. 1, 1951, in Celina, to Orville and Maxine Goodwin Laffin. [More]
Robert "Red" Katterhenry, 86, Wapakoneta, died Aug. 22, 2012.
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Local pictures on August 23rd, 2012
Subscriber only stories on August 23rd, 2012
County, OSU consider replacing ag educator
Mercer to follow state guidelines
Deadline nears for voter registration
Trial to start in embezzling case
Grand jury indicts local man
Celina aiming for first 1-0 start since 2004
Vagedes toured the world with football
Parkway's Schatzer breaks record